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Weichert Workforce Mobility helps some of the world’s leading companies deploy talent across the globe and transform their mobile workforce into the most dynamic and valuable segment of their employee population.

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How Technology Increases the Importance of a Human-Centric Industry

May 17, 2022 / by Weichert Workforce Mobility posted in Workforce Mobility, Procurement, Contingent Workforce Solutions

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Sure, we may all suffer from a little “tech neck” from time to time, but we can all agree that technology advancements are a wonderful thing. Technology has revolutionized how we move talent, helping us recruit more effectively, manage risks, provide responsive support to assignees, and estimate costs more accurately than ever before. Mobile technology tools have allowed us to engage with employees at every point of their move through systems that are both convenient and highly customized to their needs. So, are these mobility technology platforms effectively taking the place of the relocation counselor? Not quite. In fact, we’re discovering that the opposite rings true: the faster the pace of technology, the more important humans become.

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How to Tackle Labor Shortages with a “Magnetic” Mobility Policy

April 7, 2022 / by Weichert Workforce Mobility posted in Workforce Mobility, Procurement, Contingent Workforce Solutions

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In 2020, virtually every industry as we know it had to take a new approach to the way they operated while maintaining productivity that ensured the safety of employees. Two years later, these necessary changes have paved the way for dramatic transformations that impact how we work, where we work, and how we engage with our coworkers. These revolutionary adaptions to the way we work have ultimately driven the overall success of businesses during the pandemic.

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Emergency Situations and Your Mobile Employees

September 30, 2019 / by Weichert Workforce Mobility posted in Group Purchasing Organization, Workforce Mobility, Supply Chain Management, Procurement, Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness

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What’s your first move if an emergency situation – whether a tropical storm or a political uprising – breaks out around the corner from your home?

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Moving From One Border to the Next

April 25, 2019 / by Weichert Workforce Mobility posted in Human Resources, Group Purchasing Organization, Workforce Mobility, Supply Chain Management, Procurement, gpo

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Originally posted on the Weichert Workforce Mobility blog

If you’ve been paying attention to the news lately, you might notice that there have been a lot of changes to immigration policies and recent government events, and it’s not slowing down. OMNIA Partners Workforce Mobility solution examines the challenges in moving employees across borders.

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Tis’ the Tax Season: Year-End and Planning for 2019

December 20, 2018 / by Weichert Workforce Mobility posted in Human Resources, Group Purchasing Organization, Workforce Mobility, Supply Chain Management, Procurement, gpo

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With your year-end tax reporting completed (or close to it, hopefully) now’s the time to start planning for a pain-free 2019.

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Sharpen Your Policy, Reduce Your Relocation Costs

November 27, 2018 / by Weichert Workforce Mobility posted in Human Resources, Group Purchasing Organization, Workforce Mobility, Supply Chain Management, Procurement, gpo

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When you consider the factors that influence your company’s workforce mobility spend, there are the “usual suspects” that come to mind.

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Engage Your Talent… or Someone Else Will

October 24, 2018 / by Weichert Workforce Mobility posted in Human Resources, Group Purchasing Organization, Workforce Mobility, Supply Chain Management, Procurement, gpo

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You don’t know what you have until it's gone. However, if you're one of the lucky few, or should I say, the perceptive few, you'll realize the value of the talent that keeps your company rolling.

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MyWIN: The Workforce Mobility Analytics You Need

September 11, 2018 / by Weichert Workforce Mobility posted in Human Resources, Group Purchasing Organization, Workforce Mobility, Supply Chain Management, Procurement, gpo, Analytics & Technology

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When it comes to managing your mobile workforce, knowledge is power. And by “knowledge,” we mean data analytics.

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Webinar: How Companies Are Meeting the EBT Challenge

June 20, 2018 / by Weichert Workforce Mobility posted in Human Resources, Group Purchasing Organization, Workforce Mobility, Supply Chain Management, Procurement, gpo

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More and more companies are using Extended Business Travelers to pursue special projects, acquisitions and expansion into new regions. But unlike traditional long- and short-term assignments, companies are not typically as vigilant about tracking EBT employees, increasing their risks of costly violations of tax and visa laws. Our latest survey asked corporate managers how they manage their EBTs, and the results shed fascinating—and painfully real—insight to the opportunities and dangers these moves represent.

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